Around the Basin Bike Tours
Specialists on the Queenstown Trail. For all your biking needs from bike hire or shuttles to self-guided, supported or fully-guided tours - we’re here to help.
Mountain bikes, electric bikes, easy rider bikes and a full range of children’s equipment can be hired from Around The Basin. Our bikes are serviced after every use and fleet is replenished regularly ensuring you have the best ride on the safest equipment. Helmet and trail map included
Bike Hire & Shuttle Packages
Combine your bike hire with our daily shuttle service throughout the Queenstown Trail - allowing you to explore and discover more. Ideal for the ‘do-it-yourself’ confident rider. Full day and half day options available between Queenstown, Arrowtown, Gibbston Valley and Jack's Point.
Supported and Guided Tours
Our half day Bike The Bridges Tour or full day Ultimate Basin Explorer Tour offer personalised service with vehicle support throughout your ride. Relax knowing all your needs are cared for by our awesome guides who check in on you during the tour. All you have to do is explore and enjoy!
Bike the Wineries Tours
Love to be active and enjoy wine? Bike The Wineries full or half day self-guided tours are the perfect way to actively relax. Ride at your own pace visiting wineries, a cheesery and brewery in Gibbston. Shuttle out and back with Around The Basin and get our insider tips
For Queenstown Trail advice visit us at our Queenstown shop. With a huge map of the Queenstown Trail we can help with all your bike planning. Located at 9 Duke Street, central Queenstown. Open 8.45am - 5.15pm 7 days. November - April. Outside of this phone us for information
Around The Basin Bike Tours is a well established, locally owned company who pride ourselves on offering a personalised service for all your biking needs while in Queenstown.
Specialising on the Queenstown Trail we offer half day, full day, multi day and winery bike tours. Self-guided, supported or fully-guided tours are available. We’ll take the hassle out of your planning with our local knowledge.
You'll love biking through the Wakatipu basin, past two lakes, three river gorges, countless mountain ranges, historic Arrowtown, crossing amazing suspension bridges, seeing the spectacle of bungy jumping and enjoying the wine area of Gibbston Valley. All trails we utilise are off-road and mostly Grade 1 to 2 for riders wanting an enjoyable, quality biking experience in one of the most beautiful areas of New Zealand renowned for its spectacular scenery.
If it's just bike hire you’re after we provide quality mountain bikes, E-Bikes and children’s bikes including trail map and helmet. Delivery can be arranged to central queenstown accommodation.
We also offer a daily bike shuttle service throughout the trails with pick up and drop off to your central accommodation.
Around The Basin is Qualmark endorsed and recognised as one of New Zealand's quality tourism operators. Owned by two long term Queenstown locals who work together with a great team who are passionate about biking.
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Around the Basin's Bike Tours showcase the stunning Queenstown Trails and Wakatipu Basin. We operate year round and can cater to all age and ability of riders, offering a personalised service to give you everything you need for an enjoyable biking experience.
Discover more of Queenstown with Around The Basin's friendly team and check out our new video and videos on our Arrow River Half Day Ride, Bike the Wineries and The Most Amazing Bike Ride in the World
Summer: 1 November - 30 April, call in to our shop at 9 Duke Street, Queenstown (back of The Station Building opposite Sofitel).
Winter: 1 May - 31 October, please phone directly for enquiries.